You'll never get a dime out of her.
But every dime spent on the house meant that much less she could invest in the dairy - and the dairy was the one thing that stood a chance of stimulating her anemic savings account.
Dean remembered them from the dime stores of his youth, tightly rolled little balls of cotton in every color of the rainbow, all stuffed in long plastic tubes.
Sounds like a dime novel, doesn't it?
Upon the disgrace of Vauban, whose Dime royale had much in common with Boisguilbert's plan, Boisguilbert violently attacked the controller in a pamphlet, Supplement au detail de la France.
These efforts were inspired by a series of scientific studies and criticisms, chief among which were Vauban's Dime royale, and the Taille tarifee of the Abbe de St.
At one point, Tiger Woods got a dime for every box of Wheaties cereal with his photo on it, while the farmer was paid only a nickel for the wheat in that same box—and the farmer still made a profit.
What are you doing wasting a dime calling from the coast?
Dean figured the trunks sold for about a dime a pound.
In for a penny, in for a dime, as Fred would say.
If she had a dime to her name, I'd be surprised.
The girl probably didn't have a dime, and if she knew Alex, he had probably bought the food she was eating.
I'm a dime a dozen.
Vauban's Dime royale was formerly wrongly attributed to him.
I don't want you to lose anything, but you know I'd want to be with you even if we didn't have a dime to our name.